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Is your company in need of its very own baler? Berger Recycling is a national distributor for PTR vertical balers and compactors. A PTR vertical baler is considered best in the business because they are recognized as the source for high quality products manufactured for safety and long life, with years of developmental design, testing, and quality control.

The PTR vertical baler has many advanced design features to include:

  • Easy operation without sacrificing safety
  • Rugged construction to handle the toughest requirements
  • Low maintenance cost
  • An array of optional extras
  • Heavy duty platens of structural steel
  • Replaceable wear pads
  • Unique combination of hydraulic systems and high torque motors for reduced energy usage
  • Heavy duty cylinder with seal, piston and superior bearing quality

Key components of the PTR vertical baler are:

  • CONCEALED PROXIMITY safety switch prevents automatic operation unless the gate is fully closed and reduces operator influence.
  • HEAVY DUTY CYLINDER with specially designed seals for quiet performance and long life.
  • HIGH-EFFICIENCY TEFC MOTOR combined with a shockless valve and a high pressure gear pump for quiet, efficient operation.
  • ENCLOSED ROLLER CHAINS AND SPROCKETS with oiltight bearings provide positive tracking for easier gate operation.
  • RAM GUIDES prevent platen from cocking when the chamber is unevenly loaded.
  • RECESSED ELECTRICAL CONTROLS with protected pushbuttons.
  • SAFETY SWITCH prevents automatic baler operation unless the door is fully closed and locked.
  • HEAVY-DUTY LARGE WHEEL LOCK for operator safety and gradual release of door pressure.
  • EXTERNAL RESET PUSH-BUTTON for motor starter overload eliminates personnel from having to open the control box.
  • SPLINED CONNECTIONS on shafts and couplings for longer life, more durability and easier maintenance.
  • BALE EJECTION SYSTEM with automatic ejector release.
  • WEAR PADS eliminating all metal-on-metal contact areas.

For more information about the PTR vertical baler models, please contact us today or check out our informational brochure below.

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